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Parish archives, an unknown heritage

Parish archives, an unknown heritage

News - May 30th, 2017

As churchs are being desacralized, demolished and parochial, it is fortunate that the factories and the diocese of Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière preserve the parish archives carefully. These documents…

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The Government of Canada highlights the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral

The Government of Canada highlights the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral

News - May 30th, 2017

Today, Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada recongnized the national historic significance of Christ Church Cathedral. A special ceremony was held at the cathedral with representatives…

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Second edition of the Rendez-vous du patrimoine religieux

Second edition of the Rendez-vous du patrimoine religieux

News - May 30th, 2017

For the occasion, four religious congregations will offer activities to discover their heritage heritage. This year's programming also highlights a cemetery in Chicoutimi. The general public interested…

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The lions of the

The lions of the "messieurs de Saint-Sulpice"

News - May 25th, 2017

Read the article by Jean-François Nadeau , in Le Devoir (French only)

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The Ursulines will leave the

The Ursulines will leave the "Old Québec"

News - May 15th, 2017

The Ursulines will leave their monastery of Old Québec, a place classified historical monument that they occupied since 1639. The forty nuns who live there will be relocated to the Jardins d’Évangéline…

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A new guide reveals the beauty and diversity of an exceptional heritage

A new guide reveals the beauty and diversity of an exceptional heritage

News - May 8th, 2017

Religious tourism is growing around the world, and Montréal is no exception. In 2016 alone, two million people explored Saint Joseph’s Oratory, and visits to Notre-Dame Basilica have grown…

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Inauguration of the Délia-Tétreault Museum

Inauguration of the Délia-Tétreault Museum

News - May 1st, 2017

On April 18, 2017, the Mayor of Laval Mr. Marc Demers and the Director Jeanne Gauvin, m.i.c., officially inaugurated the Délia-Tétreault Museum, along with the Member of Parliament for Vimy,…

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